The National Chairman of Tinubu Support Network (TSN) and Director-General of Amalgamated APC Support Groups, Engr. Kailani Muhammad has asked Kaduna state Governor, Mallam Uba Sani to nominate him as minister from the state, to replace the former governor, Masir El-Rufai who withdrew intrest last month. The APC chieftain said they are happy that the…
Out of the 48 ministerial nominees sent to the Senate for screening and confirmation by President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, Mallam Nasir el-rufai, the immediate past governor of Kaduna State failed to make the final list.
Irked by the plight of Southern Kaduna indigenes, a group under the umbrella of Southern Kaduna Renewed Hope Movement of Nigeria (RHMN) has alleged that the people have been marginalized in state and in federal appointments.
The former governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai, has advised the Economic Community of West African States (ECOWAS) to steer clear of a potential war with Niger, stating that it would essentially be a conflict between brothers. Recall that the military chiefs of ECOWAS convened on Friday, August 18, 2023, in Accra, Ghana, to discuss…
Despite surprises and dashed expectations, new ministers of the Federal Republic have been assigned their respective portfolios and the task of governance has to commence earnestly.
Mr Osita Okechukwu, the Director-General of the Voice of Nigeria (VON) has appealed to President Bola Tinubu not to eject former Gov. Nasir El-Rufai in his cabinet. Okechukwu, also a foundation member of the All Progressives Congress (APC) said this in a statement on Sunday in Abuja. He said that the nomination of the former…
Former Kaduna State governor Nasir El-Rufai has recommended a replacement to serve as a minister in the government of President Bola Ahmed Tinubu, according to a report. El-Rufai, a staunch supporter of Tinubu's presidential ambition before the election, and two other ministerial nominees - Stella Okotete from Delta State and Sani A Danladi from Taraba…
President Bola Tinubu, yesterday, met with former governor of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, and his Kaduna State counterpart, Nasir el-Rufai at the Presidential Villa, Abuja.
President Bola Tinubu is currently meeting with former Governors of Rivers State, Nyesom Wike, and Kaduna State, Mallam Nasir el-Rufai at the Presidential Villa, Abuja. The two former governors are ministerial nominees but while Wike was screened and confirmed by the Senate, the nation's upper legislative chamber did not confirm el-Rufai because of an alleged…
Spokesperson of the Nigerian Senate Yemi Adaramodu has said the three ministerial nominees yet to be confirmed may be reinvited. The three ministerial nominees yet to be confirmed are the immediate past governor of Kaduna State, Nasir El-Rufai, Senator Abubakar Danladi from Taraba State, and ex-Nexim Bank Managing Director, Stella Okotete (Delta State). On Monday,…
However, the names of former Kaduna State governor, Nasir El-Rufai; former deputy governor of Taraba State, Sani Abubakar Danladi, and Stella Okotete from Delta State were dropped from the approved list.
The Senate, yesterday, declined to confirm the nomination of the former Kaduna State governor, Nasir El-Rufai, former deputy governor of Taraba State, Sani Abubakar Danladi and Stella Okotete from Delta State as members of the proposed Federal Executive Council (FEC).